Peter Bazalgette talks to Jane Davis about the power of reading in encouraging empathy. Read more
Peter Bazalgette on Empathy
Peter Bazalgette talks to Jane Davis about the power of reading in encouraging empathy.
Julia Bradbury on Emotionally Challenging Work
Julia Bradbury discusses the challenges of emergency medicine with Dr Martin McKechnie.
Julia Bradbury explores the challenges of working in a mental health inpatient unit.
Julia Bradbury talks to Laura Rutherford, a volunteer with the Samaritans.
Nikesh Shukla meets Hayley Campbell
Novelist Nikesh Shukla shares his fascination for boxing with Hayley Campbell.
Nikesh Shukla talks to Kieran Farrell
Nikesh Shukla speaks to boxer Kieran Farrell, who suffered brain damage after a fight.
Nikesh Shukla talks to Deborah Jump
Nikesh Shukla asks Dr Deborah Jump how effective boxing gyms are at reducing offending.
Lucy Mangan on Responsibility
Lucy Mangan talks to Bea Harvie, a young carer, about responsibility.
Lucy Mangan avoids responsibility. Why? Today she talks to the Reverend Claire Herbert.
Mark Steel and Graeme Le Saux
Are the skills you need for stand-up comedy the same as you need for sport? Really?
Mark Steel and Faye Didymus
Does the sports psychologist agree that comedy and sport are kind of the same?
Mark Steel and John Parrott
Are the skills you need for stand-up comedy the same as those you need for sport? Really?
Coming Back From the Brink
Primrose Granville asks chef Henroy Brown how he came back from serious illness.
Isabel Hardman on nature and depression
Can nature help our mental health? The Spectator's Isabel Hardman asks Dr Alan Kellas.
Can growing food can improve our mental health? Isabel talks to JK, a recovering alcoholic
Trevor Nelson and half siblings 1/3
DJ Trevor Nelson uncovers what it is like to discover you have got half-siblings.
Trevor Nelson meets 'Janet'
What is it like to discover you have got half-siblings?
Trevor Nelson meets 'Pip'
What is it like finding out you have got half-siblings? Does it change your life?
Peter Curran meets Fiona Murphy
Broadcaster Peter Curran talks to guests about the Northern Ireland they left behind.
Peter Curran meets John Chambers
Samantha Simmonds meets Alison Pike
Journalist Samantha Simmonds explores sibling competition with Professor Alison Pike.
Samantha Simmonds meets Joanna Briscoe
Journalist and mother Samantha Simmonds explores sibling rivalry with Joanna Briscoe.
Samantha Simmonds meets Nicki Karet
Journalist and mother Samantha Simmonds explores sibling competition with Nick Karet.
Sian Harries and Isy Suttie on whether to have children
Comedy writer Sian Harries and Isy Suttie explore ambivalence to motherhood.
Sian Harries and Grace Dent are ambivalent about motherhood
Comedy writer Sian Harries and columnist Grace Dent discuss whether to have a baby. Or not
Dame Kelly Holmes talks to Helen Glover
Life After Gold: What happens to top athletes after they retire from sport?
Gail Emms talks to Helen Glover
Life After Gold: Two Olympians discuss what can happen after retiring from top-level sport
Kriss Akabusi talks to Helen Glover
Life After Gold: what happens next? Can Helen Glover learn anything from Kriss Akabusi?
Decca Aikenhead on being bereaved as a child
Interview series in which broadcasters follow their personal passions.
Decca Aikenhead on the effect of being bereaved as a child 2/2
Decca Aikenhead talks to Sandra, who lost her father suddenly when she was a child.
Jay Brave and Kelechi Okafor
Jay Brave and Kelechi Okafor discuss their approach to race and identity.